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Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural Courses Offered at Other NYU Schools

  • Below are all of the (non-Gallatin) courses throughout NYU that have been reviewed by Gallatin faculty to fulfill the liberal arts and historical and cultural requirements. This list will be updated as more courses are reviewed and approved. Please note that course numbers and titles may change.
  • To search for Gallatin courses that fulfill the liberal arts and historical and cultural requirements, go to the Gallatin Courses page. Please note that the following do not fulfill any areas of the liberal arts and historical and cultural requirements: advanced writing courses (WRTNG-UG); arts workshops (ARTS-UG); community learning courses (CLI-UG); practicums (PRACT-UG); first-year program courses, including first-year interdisciplinary seminars and first-year writing and research seminars (FIRST-UG); and individualized projects including independent studies, tutorials, etc. (INDIV-UG).
  • Most courses on the list below were offered in prior semesters and may or may not be offered in a future semester. Students should consult the Albert Course Search to see when these courses are offered.
  • Special Topics courses may in some cases satisfy Gallatin's historical and cultural foundation requirement, but must be considered on a case-by-case basis.To request the review of a Special Topics course, students should complete a Course Review Request form.
  • To request that a new course be reviewed to fulfill one of the liberal arts or historical and cultural requirements, students should complete a Course Review Request form.
     

Courses

School Department Course # Title Lib Arts Hist & Cult
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 147 The 14th Century -- When Europe Was Transformed PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 18 Slavery in Anthropological Perspective: Africa and the Ancient World  SOC
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 2 Human Evolution MATH/SCI
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 212 Prehistoric Art & Symbolic Evolution  SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 219 Surveys of Regional Prehistory II: Prehistoric Europe to the End of the Ice Age SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 3 Archaeology: Early Societies & Culture SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 50 Fossil Evidence for Human Evolution SOC
PREMOD
Steinhardt Applied Statistics in Social Research APSTA-UE 10 Statistical Mysteries and How to Solve Them MATH/SCI
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 1 History of Western Art I  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 101 Birth of Greek Art: Bronze Age - Geometric HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 102 Archaic & Classical Art: Greek to Etruscan HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 103 Hellenistic & Roman Art  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 104 Greek Architecture  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 105 Roman Architecture  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 110 Ancient Egyptian Art HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 150 Topics: Ancient Art: The Parthenon and Its Reception HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 201 Art of Early Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 202 Romanesque Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 203 Gothic Art in North Eur  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 204 Art and Architecture in The Age of Giotto  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 205 Medieval Architecture HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 4 Medieval Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 510 East Asian Art I: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 Ce HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 530 South Asian Art I: Indus Valley to 1200 HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 540 Art in Islamic World I: from Prophet to Mongols HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9150 Special Topics Ancient Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9250 Topics: Medieval Art: The Glory of Medieval France HUM
PREMOD
Abu Dhabi Biology BIOL-AD All BIOL-AD courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Biology BIOL-UA All BIOL-UA courses MATH/SCI
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA 141 Child Brain Devel: App Frm Neurosci to Practice MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Fall 2015, CAMS-UA 141 fulfills MATH/SCI.
Abu Dhabi Chemistry CHEM-AD All CHEM-UA courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Chemistry CHEM-UA All CHEM-AD courses MATH/SCI
CAS Classics CLASS-UA All CLASS-UA courses (see note for exceptions) HUM
PREMOD
Notes Pre-Modern exception: All CLASS-UA COURSES  except  language courses fulfill the Pre-Modern requirment.
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 104 Evolution of Lit Arch: The ILIad & its Legacies in Drama  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 160 Classical Literature & Philosophy: Gender and Genre  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 270 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 425 Classics in Middle Ages & the Renaissance HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 726 Narrative Arts of Asia: Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 100-399 All CORE 100-399 MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Computer Science CS-AD All CS-AD courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Computer Science CSCI-UA All CSCI-UA courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 110 History of Drama & Theatre I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 210 Greek Drama HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 211 The Comedies of Greece and Rome HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 212 Roman Drama: Seneca & His Predecessors HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 35 Acting Medieval Lit  HUM
PREMOD
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 52 Hist of East Asia to 1850  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 722 Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Culture HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 723 Civ of Trad China I: T'Ang Dynasty, 618-906  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 724 Civ of Trad China II: Sung Dynasty 960-1279  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 726 Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 833 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 837 Competing Images of the Sage: Confucius vs. Lao Tzu  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 91 East Asian Art I HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Economics ECON-UA 18 Statistics MATH/SCI
CAS English ENGL-UA 142 Dante's Divine Comedy   HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 210 British Literature I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 302 Medieval Misogyny  HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 310 Medieval Literature in Translation HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 315 Intro to Old English Language & Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 32 Medieval Minstrels  HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 320 Colloquium: Chaucer HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 34 Medieval & Renaissance Gardens HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 35 Visual Culture in The Middle Ages & Renaiss HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 37 Troy Burning  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 1-399 ENVST-UA 1-399 (see note for exceptions) MATH/SCI
Notes Math or Science exception: ENVST-UA 1-399 fulfills the math or science requirement, with the exception of Environment & Society, ENVST-101, which does NOT fulfill any foundation requirement area. Beginning Spring 2013, courses at the 400-level or above do not fulfill the science requirement with the exception of History of Ecology and Environmentalism [ENVST-UA 425]). Historical/Cultural requirement: Some ENVST-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 425 History of Ecology & Environmentalism MATH/SCI
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 9226 Climate Change MATH/SCI
CAS French FREN-UA 120 Rdngs in French Lit I: Middle Ages - Revolution  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 211 Medieval Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 100 Hist of Judaism: Emerg of Classical Judaism  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 104 Jews in the Muslim World in the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 116 Early History of God HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 117 Jewish Ethics HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 127 The Oldest Diplomacy: How International Relations Shaped the Ancient Near East  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 131 Dead Sea Scrolls: Judaism & Christianity  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 134 Ancient Egyptian Mortuary Traditions HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 138 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 215 Christian-Jewish Relatns in Antiquity & Mid Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 22 Introduction to The New Testament and Early Christianity HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 24 Archaeology of Ancient Egypt  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 425 Jewish Philosophy in the Medieval World HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 430 Intro to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 9118 Ancient Israel: History & Archaeology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 242 Greek History from the Bronze Age to Alexander HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 9143 Greek Drama: Reading, Re-writing, and Performance HUM
PREMOD
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 250 China at the Center? An Exploration of Chinese Foreign Relations PREMOD
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 105 The 14th Cent - When Europ was Transformed HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 107 The Renaissance of the 12th Century HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 111 The Early Middle Ages, 300-1050 HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 114 The High Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 160 Imperial Cities: Rome, Constantinople, Istanbul  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 197 Gendering The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 200 Greek History from The Bronze Age to Alexander  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 205 History of Rome: The Republic  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 206  History of The Roman Empire HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 262 World of Medieval Magic HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 304 History of the Byzantine Empire I, 4th-9th Centuries  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 442 Sem: Topics in Medieval History HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 506 History of Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 9117 Mediev Church: Religious Hist of Crisis & Creativ HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 9270 Family & Gender in Late Med & Renaissance Italy HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 270 Dante's Divine Comedy  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9270 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9406 The Etruscans HUM
PREMOD
Tandon Mathematics MA-UY 2414 Basic Practice of Statistics for Social Science MATH/SCI
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 100-399 All MAP 100-399 MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Mathematics MATH-AD All MATH-AD courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Mathematics MATH-UA All MATH-UA courses MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1585 Creative Coding MATH/SCI
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 101 Medieval & Renaissance Music  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 182 The Consolation of Philosophy: Boethius and Boethian Literature in the Middle Ages  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 184 Medieval Indian Ocean World HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 20 Medieval Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 201 Art of Early Mid Ages  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 202 Romanesque Art  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 203 Gothic Art Northern Eur HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 205 Medieval Architecture HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 271 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 274 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 3 Medieval Technology  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 303 Northern Renaissance Art, 1400-1530 HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 310 Medieval Literature in Translation HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 488 Medieval Misogyny HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 51 Rabbinic & Medieval Hebrew Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 60 Philosophy in The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 710 Masterpieces of Middle Eastern Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 8 Origins of Astronomy MATH/SCI
PREMOD
or EARLY
Notes Effective Spring 2015, fulfills Math/Science
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 86 Gender in Early Christianity  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 868 Acting Medieval Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 984 Sem: Tpcs: Medieval HUM
PREMOD
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 611 History of Ancient Egypt, 3200-50Bc HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 653 Art in The Islamic World I: Prophet to Mongols  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 716 The Arabian Nights HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 718 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 719 Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Religion HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 722 The Medieval Indian Ocean World: Mobility and Encounters  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 730 Love, Proph & Madness in Arabic Literature & Islamic Cult 7th-16th Century  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Steinhardt Music Performance/Theory&Composition MPATC-UE 1067 Music History I EARLY
PREMOD
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 101 Medieval & Renaissance Music HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Neural Science NEURL-UA All NEURL-UA courses MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Nutrition & Dietetics NUTR-UE 1068 Introduction to Human Physiology MATH/SCI
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 20 Creative Computing/Interactions Lab MATH/SCI
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 122 The Greek Thinkers  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 20 History of Ancient Philosophy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 22 Plato HUM
PREMOD
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 70 Logic MATH/SCI
Physics PHYS 14 Physics and Astronomy in the Renaissance MATH/SCI
EARLY
Abu Dhabi Physics PHYS-AD All PHYS-AD courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Physics PHYS-UA 8 Origins of Astronomy MATH/SCI
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Politics POL-UA 800 Quantitative Methods in Political Science MATH/SCI
CAS Politics POL-UA 840 Introduction to Game Theory in Political Science MATH/SCI
CAS Pyschology PSYCH-UA 10 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences MATH/SCI
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA 25 Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience MATH/SCI
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA 9 Statistical Reasoning for the Behavioral Sciences MATH/SCI
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 104 Introduction to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 117 Jewish Ethics HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 120 Biblical Archaeology  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 23 The Bible as Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 335 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 404 Gods, Goddesses, & Heroes: Classical Myth  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 409 Ancient Religion HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 660 Martyrdom, Ancient and Modern HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 719 Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Religion  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 781 The Quran and Its Interpretation HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 835 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 488 Medieval Misogyny HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 745 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
Steinhardt Science Education SCIED-UE-210 Science in Our Lives; Science in the Community (Environmental Issues) MATH/SCI
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 302 Statistics for Social Research MATH/SCI
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9333 Islam and Spain HUM
PREMOD
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9334 Islam and Spain: Past and Present HUM
PREMOD
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2224W Science and Sexuality MATH/SCI